Hybrid app development

Hybrid app development


Hybrid app development is one of the most used terms used in the mobility solutions industry today. Mobile application development on the next level could be further divided into native mobile development, hybrid app development and web application development. Native mobile applications allowusage of all the capabilities of the mobile device and its operating system, web applications allow the developed code to be ported across different platforms and hybrid app is the one which have capabilities of both, this hybrid app development companies are surging globally. The best examples of hybrid apps are Facebook and Twitter.

Hybrid app development is accomplished through two different ways.

Web View Apps - Codes created in HTML, CSS, JavaScript runs in an internal browser called web view, which is wrapped in native app. Some of the native APIs gets exposed to JavaScript through this wrapper.

Complied Hybrid Apps - In this process, the code is written in a single language like c# or JavaScript and is complied to native code for the supporting platform

Benefits of hybrid app development process

  • The reusability of code
  • For almost no additional cost, it allows you to develop your app on additional platforms
  • It makes easy for web developers to jump in and use
  • It provides easy access to plug-in and modules that can easily plug into other services or tools
  • It reduces the development costs

Cross Platform helps client to save time and money of the mobile app development. Suppose a client wants to develop a mobile app in Android, IOS, Blackberry and Windows. App can be built in native or hybrid way. Native app is built in 4 platforms (Android, IOS, Blackberry and Windows). But Hybrid app builds once in HTML, JS and deploy to multiple platforms. We recommend our clients for light weight app go for hybrid app development. Since we have come across Performance issues in cross platform app. Native app is always best we believe.